Hundreds of guests responded Saturday to a “welcome aboard” message extended for the free Anacortes Floating Boat Show at Cap Sante Boat Haven in downtown Anacortes. The show continues Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. In addition to display boats, features of the show include seafood and vendor exhibits.
The weather isn’t quite the same as Friday’s when I took this photo, but the boats are still lined up and ready for guests at the free Oct. 5-7 Anacortes Boat Show at Cap Sante Boat Haven. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. See www.anacortesboatshow.com for details.
This steam fire engine, once owned by 20th Century Fox, “starred” in the films “Hello Dolly” and “Old Chicago.” Saturday it was a star at the 11th Annual Anacortes Antique Engine & Machinery Show. The engine was built in 1899 by the American Fire Engine Company for the City of San Francisco. Other photos are […]
The Skagit Valley Tulip Festival spilled over onto the shores of Fidalgo Island in a big way with the 2005 Anacortes Quilt Show Friday and Saturday. The event, held at Anacortes Middle School, drew hundreds of quilters and enthusiasts. See more photos later in Activities section.
Cap Sante Marina is always a good place to be on a sunny weekend in Anacortes, but this weekend is even more special as guests are invited to the 3-day free Floating Boat Show. Dozens of beautiful boats, from sailboat to yachts, are on display through Sunday, March 21.
This man got a bit “steamed up” last year while examining the workings of a piece of farm equipment at the Antique Engine & Machinery show in downtown Anacortes (no one was injured in the making of this photograph). Mark your calendar now for the 8th Annual Antique Engine & Machinery Day, scheduled this Saturday […]